Awards & Rankings

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MSY #2 Fastest Growing Airport in America 2006 – 2016

According to recently released data by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport grew enplanements by… Read More »

October 12, 2017 | Read Story »

NOLA #8 Happiest Employees in the USA

New Orleans has the #8 Happiest Employees in the USA, according to careers website Glassdoor, and reported in Forbes. Careers… Read More »

October 9, 2017 | Read Story »

Louisiana #5 in USA for Software Growth

Louisiana is #5 in the USA for growth in software employment from 2014 – 2016, increasing nearly 22%, according to… Read More »

October 2, 2017 | Read Story »

Louisiana #5 Best State for Doing Business in the USA

Louisiana has ranked No. 5 for the second year in a row in Area Development magazine’s annual Top States for… Read More »

September 14, 2017 | Read Story »

NOLA Ranked Top 10 “City of the Future” in the Western Hemisphere for Connectivity & Foreign Investment

fDi, the economic development publication of the Financial Times, has named New Orleans in the Top 10 in two categories… Read More »

September 8, 2017 | Read Story »

New Orleans Voted #4 Best City in the USA

For the eighth year in a row, the readers of Travel + Leisure have named New Orleans a Top 10… Read More »

August 3, 2017 | Read Story »

New Orleans #7 in North America for Connectivity

Spurred by one of the fastest growing airports in the nation, Business Facilities has named New Orleans #7 for Connectivity… Read More »

July 28, 2017 | Read Story »

FastStart Training Program #1 in USA for Eighth Year

Louisiana’s FastStart workforce training program has been named #1 in the USA for an unprecedented eight years by Business Facilities… Read More »

July 26, 2017 | Read Story »